Working with landowners in Identifying Hotspots for Tactical Basin Planning in the Lewis Creek
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Working with landowners in Identifying Hotspots for Tactical Basin Planning in the Lewis Creek

We organized an Ag Partner meeting this spring with farmers as well as some of the agencies that work with landowners to manage lands to preserve water quality: UVM Extension, the Vermont Dept. of Agriculture (VAAFM), and NRCS. Our goal was to report our water quality results – related to concentrations of phosphorus, nitrogen and … Continue reading

“Science at the Hatchery” Event Exposes Elementary Students to Fish and Our Natural Resources
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“Science at the Hatchery” Event Exposes Elementary Students to Fish and Our Natural Resources

The annual “Science at the Hatchery” took place on September 16th at the Dwight D. Eisenhower U.S. Fish and Wildlife National Fish Hatchery in Chittenden, Vermont. Approximately 200 students in 5th and 6th grades participated from eight Rutland County elementary schools and engaged in interactive learning sessions on fish and fisheries habitat, water quality, river … Continue reading